Someone gave me the prompt “Dinosaurs evolved into birds.”
(You can submit a poetry prompt here)
D > B; H > ?
They are smaller, now. Do you think
they are thankful? I hear them chirp
and imagine their ancestors
bulky and taking
up room to roam in this world.
in time, and space, and galactic opportunity,
they might wonder when we
the gradual shift
june 16th 2011